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My name is Muhammad Khan; I am a graduate of English and Politics and have suffered with mental illness for the past 13 years.

9/11 and mental health

The terror attacks that took place on September 11 2001 in New York resulted in the deaths of nearly 3000 innocent civilians.

Mental health in Palestine

According to (Brady, 2020), mental health is a huge problem in Palestine, but is hardly talked about or addressed. In Palestine, estimates...

Refugee mental health

The United Nation’s refugee agency UNHCR has warned that up to 500,000 Afghans could try to flee Afghanistan over the coming months (Hancock, 2021).

9/11 and mental health

The terror attacks that took place on September 11 2001 in New...

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Men and mental health

According to the Mental Health Foundation (MHF), as of November 2020, In England, around one in eight men has a common mental...

Stigmatised and misunderstood

I am a Muslim and I believe in Allah and that the devil does exist. Good and bad magic exist too. People...

Poetry by Mudassir Khan

Life is life, but death Slowly as life passes me by, I become more and more pessimistic

Sectioned for first time

The first time I was sectioned was highly traumatic and stressful. This is my advice for people who are detained for the...

Iqrah’s story

My name is Iqrah; I’m in my second year of studying mental health nursing. In this piece of writing, I want to...

Refugee mental health

The United Nation’s refugee agency UNHCR has warned that up to 500,000 Afghans could try...

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Iqrah’s story

My name is Iqrah; I’m in my second year of studying mental health nursing. In this piece of writing, I want to...

Blogger of the year!!

On Saturday I received the Mental Health Blogger of the year. Congratulations to everyone who was nominated. Thankyou to...

The team at Heathfield House

At the unit, clients work with a Multi-disciplinary Team. They support clients to identify and achieve goals. Clinical Unit...

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